October 4, 2018
Contact: Stacy Johnston
Unemployment Insurance Operations Center Closed Monday
Unemployment Insurance Tax & Claims Online System Available
(Albuquerque) – All New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions’ offices, including the Unemployment Insurance Operations Center, will be closed on Monday, October 8, 2018 in observance of Columbus Day. The department urges claimants to plan accordingly.
The Unemployment Tax & Claims System (www.jobs.state.nm.us) is available online from 4:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Sunday through Friday. Customer Service Agents in the Unemployment Insurance Operations Center will be available when normal business hours resume on Tuesday, October 9 at 8:00 a.m. The normal business hours of the Unemployment Insurance Operations Center are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions would like to remind all eligible Unemployment Insurance Claimants that Monday, October 8, 2018 is a federal holiday. Most banking institutions and the U.S. Postal Service will be closed in observance of Columbus Day. This may result in a delay of banking transactions for Unemployment Insurance claimants who receive checks.
Additional information about the Unemployment Insurance Program, the Unemployment Insurance Tax & Claims System, and the Department of Workforce Solutions is available on our website at www.dws.state.nm.us. For the latest announcements and updates, follow NMDWS on Twitter, Instagram, and our official YouTube channel.